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Medical Laboratory Technician Salary
in Oakland, California

$54,855 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Laboratory Technician is $54,855 a year and $26 an hour in Oakland, California, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Laboratory Technician is between $40,626 and $66,743. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Laboratory Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Oakland, California.

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Job Summary

  • Performs routine tests, and compiles data from tests in medical laboratory for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease.
  • Conducts quantitative and qualitative chemical analyses of body fluids, such as blood, urine, and spinal fluid, under supervision of Medical Technologist.
  • Typically requires specialized certification.
Medical Laboratory Technician Job Prevalence in Oakland, California, United States

Job family: Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Job family population: 157,970

Estimated population of Medical Laboratory Technician jobs: 71,036

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Oakland, California

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Description: Oakland is the largest city and the county seat of Alameda County, California, United States. A major West Coast port city, Oakland is the largest city in the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area, the third largest city overall in the San Francisco Bay Area, the eighth most populated city in California, and the 45th largest city in the United States. With a population of 432,897 as of 2019, it serves as a trade center for the San Francisco Bay Area; its Port of Oakland is the busiest port in the San Francisco Bay, the entirety of Northern California, and the fifth busiest in the United States of America....

Medical Laboratory Technician Job Listings for Oakland, California

Laboratory Assistant - Part Time (16 Hrs/Week)
May 28
San Francisco, CA, USA
North East Medical Services
Current Certified Phlebotomy Technician 1 (CPT-1) certificate issued by the State of California ... Must be proficient in using computers. * 1+ years experience in a medical setting preferred.
Memory Lab Technician
Jun 7
San Jose, United States
Zenex Partners, Inc
... with benefits(medical, dental and vision) Samsung's memory CE group needs a full-time Lab ... Prepare reports for laboratory management. Recognize and report any issues. Requirements ...
Animal Technician II (Palo Alto)
Jun 14
Redwood City, CA, USA
Benefits: * Medical Insurance * Vision Insurance * Dental Insurance * Vacation * Sick Pay ... Certificate as Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician (ALAT) or other level of animal technician ...
Laboratory Technician - oligonucleodite/biology/chemistry (433)
Jun 14
Pleasanton, CA, USA
Della Infotech Inc.
Working Conditions: • Works in a team based laboratory environment. Is required to lift up to 20 lbs. May be required to stand for long periods of time while performing duties. Must be able to work ...
Geotechnical Laboratory Technician
Jun 7
Palo Alto, CA, USA
We are looking for a laboratory technician to perform various geotechnical tests. Previous geotechnical testing experience is valued, but not required. Responsibilities: * Organize and prepare ...
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